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offsite snow removal

Discussion in 'Commercial Snow Removal' started by 2moresleeps, Feb 6, 2009.

  1. 2moresleeps

    2moresleeps Senior Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 131

    I have a gas station that requires snow removal OFFSITE. I have 2 dump trucks and may require 4 trips roughly 15km away to dump the snow. ANY ideas on what that may cost. In 5 years, this is a first for me. i normally just place it elsewhere on the property but this one place is firm on REMOVAL.

  2. redman6565

    redman6565 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,411

    i usually go straight t&m (hourly rates) and charge them for both trucks, full time for loader, mobilization for the loader and a private dump site fee.
  3. terrapro

    terrapro PlowSite Veteran
    from MI
    Messages: 3,912

    its a gas station so they probably want it off site so you have to deal with the gas/oil/antifreeze and whatever else is in the snow. i wouldnt be surprised if there is some form of hazardous material procedure you have to follow.
  4. 2moresleeps

    2moresleeps Senior Member
    from Ontario
    Messages: 131

    I was going with the flat hourly rate of $120 for the bobcat and $85 per for the trucks and $145 per dump.............. hope this sounds about right.
  5. redman6565

    redman6565 PlowSite.com Addict
    Messages: 1,411

    sounds good to me boss
  6. cretebaby

    cretebaby PlowSite Veteran
    Messages: 4,162

    $145 per dump?

    I could dang near haul it to the landfill for that much:eek:
  7. Chevyguy04

    Chevyguy04 Junior Member
    Messages: 25

    if you can get that out of them do it, it would be high around west michigan
  8. Bajak

    Bajak Senior Member
    Messages: 999

    I read somewhere on here the going rate for a dump fee was about 100/load around T.O.
    As far as environmental procedure there is more crap along side the highways than in
    a gas station parking lot. It all goes down a catch basin or ditch eventually.